Previous Teaching Courses

2017

Summer Semester @National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan
Biophysics and Chemistry II, Medical Biophysics, Seminar

Biophysics and Chemistry II (2 Credits)
Graduates and advaced undergraduates

Mechanisms
- Electrolytes
- Biomechanics: Muscle Contraction
- Protein Mechanics
- Diffusion, Permeation, Flow
- Intermolecular Interactions
- Chemical Equilibria
- Adsorption, Binding, Catalysis
Techniques
- Computational Methods
Presentation

Medical Biophysics (2 Credits)
Graduates and advanced undergraduates

Molecular Structures
- Chemical Bonds
- Concepts from Physics
Mechanisms
- Receptors and Their Interaction with Drugs
- The Human Eye: Lenses and Refraction
- Protein Folding: Prions and Viruses
- Radiation: Damage and Cure
- Bodyfluids
Techniques
- Rapid Mixing and Sampling, SDS Gel Electrophoresis
- Optical Spectroscopy, Fluorescence
- Light/EM Microscopy, X-ray Diffraction, NMR Spectroscopy

Seminar (1 Credit)
Bachelor Program, Graduates and advanced undergraduates

2016

Winter Semester
Computational modelling of biomolecules, Introduction to Biophysics I, Selected Lectrue Series 'Introduction to Molecular Cell Biology', Selected Lectrue Series 'Nano Chemistry'

@National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan
Computational modelling of biomolecules, Introduction to Biophysics I, Selected Lectrue Series 'Introduction to Molecular Cell Biology', Selected Lecture Series 'Nano Chemistry'

Introduction to Biophysics I (2 Credits)
Graduates and advanced undergraduates

Molecular Structures
- Quantum Mechanics
- Chemical Bond
- Concepts from Physics
- Proteins, DNA, Lipids, Sugars, Water
Mechanisms
- Chemical Reactions
- Enzyme Kinetics
- Excitable Membranes
- Bioenrgetics
Techniques
- Optical Spectroscopy
- Computational Methods

Selected Topics in Lecture Series 'Introduction to Molecular Cell Biology' (3 Credits)
3 hours per topic and week, for graduates and undergraduates

Enzymology
Membranes: Their Structure, Function and Chemistry
Bioenergetics: Transport Across Membranes
Bioenergetics: Chemotrophic Energy Metabolism

Computational modelling of biomolecules (2 Credits)

Molecular Mechanics
Docking Approaches
Molecular Dynamics Simulations
Force Fields
ab initio Molecular dynamics and mechanics simulations
Bioinformatics
Introduction to Modelling Software
Practical

Selected Topics in Lectrue Series 'Nano Chemistry' (3 Credits)
3 hours per topic and week, for graduates and undergraduates

Biomolecules, Self-Assembly, Precise Dimensions
Protein and Lipid Nano Structures
The Art of Base Pairing, DNA Origami

@Heidelberg University, D
Computational Modelling of Biomolecules

Computational modelling of biomolecules (2 Credits)

Molecular Mechanics
Docking Approaches
Molecular Dynamics Simulations
Force Fields
ab initio Molecular dynamics and mechanics simulations
Bioinformatics
Introduction to Modelling Software
Practical

Summer Semester @National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan
Introduction to Biophysics II, Medical Biophysics, Seminar

Introduction to Biophysics II (2 Credits)
Graduates and advanced undergraduates

Mechanisms
- Electrolytes
- Biomechanics: Muscle Contraction
- Protein Mechanics
- Diffusion, Permeation, Flow
- Intermolecular Interactions
- Membrane Proteins
Techniques
- Bilayer recordings
- Computational Methods
Presentation

Medical Biophysics (2 Credits)
Graduated and advanced undergraduates

Molecular Structures
- Chemical Bonds
- Concepts from Physics
Mechanisms
- Receptors and Their Interaction with Drugs
- The Human Eye: Lenses and Refraction
- Protein Folding: Prions and Viruses
- Radiation: Damage and Cure
- Bodyfluids
Techniques
- Docking Approaches
- Optical Spectroscopy
- Imaging Techniques: X-ray, MRT, Fluorescence

Seminar (1 Credits)
Bachelor Program, Graduated and advanced undergraduates

2015

Winter Semester @National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan

Computational modelling of biomolecules, Introduction to Biophysics I, Selected Lecture Series 'Introduction to Molecular Cell Biology', Selected Lecture Series 'Nano Chemistry'

Introduction to Biophysics I (2 Credits)
Graduated and advaced undergraduates

Molecular Structures
- Quantum Mechanics
- Chemical Bond
- Concepts from Physics
- Proteins, DNA, Lipids, Sugars, Water
Mechanisms
- Chemical Reactions
- Enzyme Kinetics
- Excitable Membranes
- Bioenrgetics
Techniques
- Optical Spectroscopy
- Computational Methods

Selected Topics in Lecture Series 'Introduction to Molecular Cell Biology' (3 Credits)
3 hours per topic and week, for graduates and undergraduates

Enzymology
Membranes: Their Structure, Function and Chemistry
Bioenergetics: Transport Across Membranes
BIoenergetics: Chemotrophic Energy Metabolism

Computational modelling of biomolecules (2 Credit)

Molecular Mechanics
Docking approaches
Molecular Dynamics Simulations
Force fields
ab inito Molecular dynamics and mechanics simulations
Bioinformatics
Introduction to Modeling Software
Practical

Selected Topics in Lecture Series 'Nano Chemistry' (3 Credits)
3 hours per topic and week, for graduates and undergraduates

Biomolecules, Self-Assembly, Precise Dimensions
Protein and Lipid Nano Structures
The Art of Base Pairing, DNA Origami

Summer Semester @Heidelberg University, D
Computational modelling of biomolecules

Computational modelling of biomolecules (2 Credits)
Molecular Mechanics
Docking approaches
Molecular Dynamics Simulations
Force fields
ab inito Molecular dynamics and mechanics simulations
Bioinformatics
Introduction to Modelling Software
Practical

2014

Winter Semester
Computer Simulation of Biomolecules, Introduction to Biophysics I & II, Medical Biophysics, Selected Lecture Series 'Cell Biology'

@National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan

Introduction to Biophysics I & II (4 Credits)
Graduated and advaced undergraduates

MolecularMolecular Structures
- Quantum Mechanics
- Chemical Bond
- Concepts from Physics
- Proteins, DNA, Lipids, Sugars, Water
Mechanisms
- Protein Mechanics
- Electrolyte Solution
- Association between Molecules
Techniques
- AFM
- Computational Methods
- Selected Topics

Selected Topics in Lecture Series 'Cell Biology' (3 Credits)
3 hours per topic and week, for graduates and undergraduates

Enzymology
Membranes: Their Structure, Function and Chemistry
Bioenergetics: Transport Across Membranes
BIoenergetics: Chemotrophic Energy Metabolism

Computer Simulation of Biomolecules (1 Credit)

Molecular Modeling
Molecular Dynamics Simulations
Bioinformatics
Introduction to Modelling Software

Medical Biophysics (2 Credits)
Graduates and advanced undergraduates

Molecular Structures
- Chemical Bond
- Concepts from Physics
Mechanisms
- Receptors and Their Interaction with Drugs
- The Human Eye: Lenses and Refraction
- Protein Folding: Prions and Viruses
- Biomechanics: Muscle Contraction
- Radiation: Damage and Cure
Techniques
- Docking Approaches
- Optical Spectroscopy
- Imaging Techniques: X-ray, MRT, Fluorescence

@Heidelberg University, D

Computational modelling of biomolecules (2 Credits)
Molecular Mechanics
Docking approaches
Molecular Dynamics Simulations
Force fields
ab inito Molecular dynamics and mechanics simulations
Bioinformatics
Introduction to Modelling Software

2013

Winter Semester @National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan
Introdcution to Biophysics I, Selected Series Lecture 'Cell Biology', Computer Simulation of Biomolecules

Introduction to Biophysics I (2 Credits)
Graduated and advaced undergraduates

MolecularMolecular Structures
- Quantum Mechanics
- Chemical Bond
- Concepts from Physics
- Proteins, DNA, Lipids, Sugars, Water
Mechanisms
- Chemical Reactions
- Enzyme Kinetics
- Excitable Membranes
- Bioenrgetics
Techniques
- Optical Spectroscopy
- Computational Methods

Selected Topics in Lecture Series 'Cell Biology' (3 Credits)
3 hours per topic and week, for graduates and undergraduates

Enzymology
Membranes: Their Structure, Function and Chemistry
Bioenergetics: Transport Across Membranes
BIoenergetics: Chemotrophic Energy Metabolism

Computer Simulation of Biomolecules (1 Credit)

Molecular Modelling
Molecular Dynamics Simulations
Bioinformatics
Introduction to Modelling Software

Summer Semester @National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan
Introduction to Biophysics I & II, Medical Biophysics

Introduction to Biophysics I & II (4 Credits)
Graduates and advanced undergraduates

Molecular Structures
- Quantum Mechanics
- Chemical Bond
- Concepts from Physics
- Proteins, DNA, Lipids, Sugars, Water
Mechanisms
- Protein Mechanics
- Electrolyte Solution
- Association between Molecules
Techniques
- AFM
- Computational Methods
- Selected Topics

Medical Biophysics (2 Credits)
Graduates and advanced undergraduates

Molecular Structures
- Chemical Bond
- Concepts from Physics
Mechanisms
- Receptors and Their Interaction with Drugs
- The Human Eye: Lenses and Refraction
- Protein Folding: Prions and Viruses
- Biomechanics: Muscle Contraction
- Radiation: Damage and Cure
Techniques
- Docking Approaches
- Optical Spectroscopy
- Imaging Techniques: X-ray, MRT, Fluorescence

2012

Winter Semester @National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan
Selected Series Lecture 'Cell Biology', Computer Simulation of Biomolecules

Selected Topics in Lecture Series 'Cell Biology' (3 Credits)
3 hours per topic and week, for graduates and undergraduates

Enzymology
Membranes: Their Structure, Function and Chemistry
Bioenergetics: Transport Across Membranes
BIoenergetics: Chemotrophic Energy Metabolism

Computer Simulation of Biomolecules (1 Credit)

Molecular Modelling
Molecular Dynamics Simulations
Bioinformatics
Introduction to Modelling Software

Introduction to Biophysics I
Biophysics I will be held together with Biophysics II
during last weeks of Summer Semester 2013.
Date: to be announced

Summer Semester @National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan
Introduction to Biophysics II, Medical Biophysics

Introduction to Biophysics II (2 Credits)
Graduates and advanced undergraduates

Molecular Structures
- Quantum Mechanics
- Chemical Bond
- Concepts from Physics
- Proteins, DNA, Lipids, Sugars, Water
Mechanisms
- Protein Mechanics
- Electrolyte Solution
- Association between Molecules
Techniques
- AFM
- Computational Methods
- Selected Topics

Medical Biophysics (2 Credits)
Graduates and advanced undergraduates

Molecular Structures
- Chemical Bond
- Concepts from Physics
Mechanisms
- Receptors and Their Interaction with Drugs
- The Human Eye: Lenses and Refraction
- Protein Folding: Prions and Viruses
- Biomechanics: Muscle Contraction
- Radiation: Damage and Cure
Techniques
- Docking Approaches
- Optical Spectroscopy
- Imaging Techniques: X-ray, MRT, Fluorescence

2011

Winter Semester @National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan
Introdcution to Biophysics I, Selected Series Lecture 'Cell Biology', Computer Simulation of Biomolecules

Introduction to Biophysics I (2 Credits)
Graduated and advaced undergraduates

rMolecular Structures
- Quantum Mechanics
- Chemical Bond
- Concepts from Physics
- Proteins, DNA, Lipids, Sugars, Water
Mechanisms
- Chemical Reactions
- Enzyme Kinetics
- Excitable Membranes
- Bioenrgetics
Techniques
- Optical Spectroscopy
- Computational Methods

Selected Topics in Lecture Series 'Cell Biology' (3 Credits)
3 hours per topic and week, for graduates and undergraduates

Enzymology
Membranes: Their Structure, Function and Chemistry
Bioenergetics: Transport Across Membranes
BIoenergetics: Chemotrophic Energy Metabolism

Computer Simulation of Biomolecules (1 Credit)

Molecular Modelling
Molecular Dynamics Simulations
Bioinformatics
Introduction to Modelling Software

Summer Semester @National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan
Introduction to Biophysics II, Medical Biophysics

Introduction to Biophysics II (2 Credits)
Graduates and advanced undergraduates

Molecular Structures
- Quantum Mechanics
- Chemical Bond
- Concepts from Physics
- Proteins, DNA, Lipids, Sugars, Water
Mechanisms
- Protein Mechanics
- Electrolyte Solution
- Association between Molecules
Techniques
- AFM
- Computational Methods
- Selected Topics

Medical Biophysics (2 Credits)
Graduates and advanced undergraduates

Molecular Structures
- Chemical Bond
- Concepts from Physics
Mechanisms
- Receptors and Their Interaction with Drugs
- The Human Eye: Lenses and Refraction
- Protein Folding: Prions and Viruses
- Biomechanics: Muscle Contraction
- Radiation: Damage and Cure
Techniques
- Docking Approaches
- Optical Spectroscopy
- Imaging Techniques: X-ray, MRT, Fluorescence

2010

Winter Semester @National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan
Introdcution to Biophysics I, Selected Series Lecture 'Cell Biology', Computer Simulation of Biomolecules

Introduction to Biophysics I (2 Credits)
Graduated and advaced undergraduates

Molecular Structures
- Quantum Mechanics
- Chemical Bond
- Concepts from Physics
- Proteins, DNA, Lipids, Sugars, Water
Mechanisms
- Chemical Reactions
- Enzyme Kinetics
- Excitable Membranes
- Bioenrgetics
Techniques
- Optical Spectroscopy
- Computational Methods (Guest Speaker: H. J. Hsu, NYMU, TW)

Selected Topics in Lecture Series 'Cell Biology' (3 Credits)
3 hours per topic and week, for graduates and undergraduates

Enzymology
Membranes: Their Structure, Function and Chemistry
Bioenergetics: Transport Across Membranes
BIoenergetics: Chemotrophic Energy Metabolism

Computer Simulation of Biomolecules (1 Credit)

Molecular Modelling, Molecular Dynamics Simulations Bionformatics
Monte Carlo Simulations
Introduction to Modelling Software

Summer Semester @National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan
Introduction to Biophysics II, Medical Biophysics

Introduction to Biophysics II (2 Credits)
Graduates and advanced undergraduates

Molecular Structures
- Quantum Mechanics
- Chemical Bond
- Concepts from Physics
- Proteins, DNA, Lipids, Sugars, Water
Mechanisms
- Protein Mechanics
- Electrolyte Solution
- Association between Molecules
Techniques
- AFM
- Computational Methods
- Selected Topics

Medical Biophysics (2 Credits)
Graduates and advanced undergraduates

Molecular Structures
- Chemical Bond
- Concepts from Physics
Mechanisms
- Receptors and Their Interaction with Drugs
- The Human Eye: Lenses and Refraction
- Protein Folding: Prions and Viruses
- Biomechanics: Muscle Contraction
- Radiation: Damage and Cure
Techniques
- Docking Approaches
- Optical Spectroscopy
- Imaging Techniques: X-ray, MRT, Fluorescence

2009

Winter Semester @National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan
Introdcution to Biophysics I, Selected Series Lecture 'Cell Biology', Computer Simulation of Biomolecules

Introduction to Biophysics I (2 Credits)
Graduated and advaced undergraduates

Molecular Structures
- Quantum Mechanics
- Chemical Bond
- Concepts from Physics
- Proteins, DNA, Lipids, Sugars, Water
Mechanisms
- Chemical Reactions
- Enzyme Kinetics
- Excitable Membranes
- Bioenrgetics
Techniques
- Optical Spectroscopy (Guest Speaker: C. Cramer, Heidelberg .D)
- Computational Methods (Guest Speaker: H. J. Hsu, NYMU, TW)

Selected Topics in Lecture Series 'Cell Biology' (3 Credits)
3 hours per topic and week, for graduates and undergraduates

Enzymology
Membranes: Their Structure, Function and Chemistry
Bioenergetics: Transport Across Membranes
BIoenergetics: Chemotrophic Energy Metabolism

Computer Simulation of Biomolecules (1 Credit)

Molecular Modelling, Molecular Dynamics Simulations Bionformatics
Monte Carlo Simulations
Introduction to Modelling Software

Summer Semester @National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan
Introduction to Biophysics II, Medical Biophysics

Introduction to Biophysics II (2 Credits)
Graduates and advanced undergraduates

Molecular Structures
- Quantum Mechanics
- Chemical Bond
- Concepts from Physics
- Proteins, DNA, Lipids, Sugars, Water
Mechanisms
- Protein Mechanics
- Electrolyte Solution
- Association between Molecules
Techniques
- AFM
- Computational Methods
- Selected Topics

Medical Biophysics (2 Credits)
Graduates and advanced undergraduates

Molecular Structures
- Chemical Bond
- Concepts from Physics
Mechanisms
- Receptors and Their Interaction with Drugs
- The Human Eye: Lenses and Refraction
- Protein Folding: Prions and Viruses
- Biomechanics: Muscle Contraction
- Radiation: Damage and Cure
Techniques
- Docking Approaches
- Optical Spectroscopy
- Imaging Techniques: X-ray, MRT, Fluorescence

2008

Winter Semester @National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan
Introdcution to Biophysics I, Selected Series Lecture 'Cell Biology', Computer Simulation of Biomolecules, Selected Topics in Physics

Introduction to Biophysics I (2 Credits)
Graduated and advaced undergraduates

Molecular Structures
- Quantum Mechanics
- Chemical Bond
- Concepts from Physics
- Proteins, DNA, Lipids, Sugars, Water
Mechanisms
- Chemical Reactions
- Enzyme Kinetics
- Excitable Membranes
- Bioenrgetics
Techniques
- Optical Spectroscopy (Guest Speaker: V. Gukassyan, NYMU, TW)
- Structural Methods (Guest Speaker: A. Watts, Oxford, UK)
- Computational Methods (Guest Speaker: J. Krüger, NYMU, TW)

Selected Topics in Lecture Series 'Cell Biology' (3 Credits)
3 hours per topic and week, for graduates and undergraduates

Enzymology
Membranes: Their Structure, Function and Chemistry
Bioenergetics: Transport Across Membranes
BIoenergetics: Chemotrophic Energy Metabolism

Computer Simulation of Biomolecules (1 Credit)

Molecular Modelling, Molecular Dynamics Simulations Bionformatics
Monte Carlo Simulations
Introduction to Modelling Software

Selected Topics in Lecture Series 'Physics' (3 Credits)
3 hours per topic and week, for graduates and undergraduates

Electrostatics, Electric Fields, Electric Potential Energy
Capacitors & Dielectrics

Summer Semester @National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan
Introduction to Biophysics II, Medical Biophysics

Introduction to Biophysics II (2 Credits)
Graduates and advanced undergraduates

Molecular Structures
- Quantum Mechanics
- Chemical Bond
- Concepts from Physics
- Proteins, DNA, Lipids, Sugars, Water
Mechanisms
- Protein Mechanics
- Electrolyte Solution
- Association between Molecules
Techniques
- AFM
- Computational Methods
- Selected Topics

Medical Biophysics (2 Credits)
Graduates and advanced undergraduates

Molecular Structures
- Chemical Bond
- Concepts from Physics
Mechanisms
- Receptors and Their Interaction with Drugs
- The Human Eye: Lenses and Refraction
- Protein Folding: Prions and Viruses
- Biomechanics: Muscle Contraction
- Radiation: Damage and Cure
Techniques
- Docking Approaches
- Optical Spectroscopy
- Imaging Techniques: X-ray, MRT, Fluorescence

2007

Winter Semester @National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan
Introduction to Biophysics I, Selected Lecture Series 'Cell Biology'

Introduction to Biophysics (2 Credits)
Graduates and advanced undergraduates

Molecular Structures
- Quantum Mechanics
- Chemical Bond
- Concepts from Physics
- Proteins, DNA, Lipids, Sugars, Water
Mechanisms
- Chemical Reactions
- Enzyme Kinetics
- Excitable Membranes
- Bioenrgetics
Techniques
- Optical Spectroscopy (Guest Speaker: V. Gukassyan, NYMU, TW)
- Structural Methods (Guest Speaker: A. Watts, Oxford, UK)
- Computational Methods (Guest Speaker: J. Krüger, NYMU, TW)

Teaching 2007/08 Winter Semester Selected Topics in Lecture Series 'Cell Biology' (3 Credits)
3 hours per topic and week, for graduates and undergraduates

Enzymology
Membranes: Their Structure, Function and Chemistry
Bioenergetics: Transport Across Membranes
BIoenergetics: Chemotrophic Energy Metabolism

Summer Semester @National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan
Introduction to Biophysics II, Selected Lecture Series 'Cell Biology'

Introduction to Biophysics (2 Credits)
2 hours per week, for graduates and advanced undergraduates

- Introduction: Dimensions, Laws
- Introduction: Dimensions, Laws
- Chemical Reactions and Kinetics, Acids and Bases
- Enzyme Kinetics
- Proteins I: Amino Acids, Peptide Bond, Protein Folds
- Proteins II Modulation of mechanism of function
- Techniques I Experimental
- Techniques II Experimental (V.Gukassyan) 
Fluorescence 
- Techniques III Computational (J. Krüger) 
Introduction to MOE 
Chapter 1 [pdf], Chapter 2 [pdf], Chapter 3 [pdf], Chapter 10 [pdf]
- Excitable membranes I: 
Introduction - Membrane Composition and Structure
- Excitable membranes II: 
Biophysics - Double Layer, Membrane Potential
- Excitable Membranes III: 
Function - Membrane Proteins
- Bioenergetics I: The Chemo osmotic hypothesis
- Presentations

Selected Topics in Lecture Series 'Cell Biology' (3 Credits)
3 hours per topic and week, for graduates and undergraduates

- Membranes: Their Structure, Function, and Chemistry
- Bioenergetics / Transport across Membranes
- Chemotrophic Energy Metabolism: Glycolysis and Fermentation
- Chemotrophic Energy Metabolism: Aerobic Respiration
- Phototrophic Energy Metabolism: Photosynthesis